Labour defend their spending plans

The Conservative group on Brighton & Hove City Council have condemned the Council’s Labour Administration for going on a spending spree whilst at the same time predicting a...

Government announce £2.3 billion Housing Infrastructure Fund

The Government has invited councils to bid for a slice of the £2.3 billion Housing Infrastructure Fund which will be available to help build new schools, healthcare centres...

Council leader issues challenge to Theresa May

Council Leader calls for £150 million to be spent on the city, equivalent to the sum given to Northern Ireland this week. Following the announcement that a billion pound...

OPINION: Why being transgender was irrelevant in my General Election 2017 campaign

As I stood on stage, a room full of expectant people looking up at me I was totally focused on the next words that I would hear. "Sophie Rose Cook, Labour Party, 20,882." In...
Posted On 25 Jun 2017

‘Corbyn For Prime Minister’ – Brighton Rally @ the Synergy Centre

Tonight, (June 6) sees the grand finale of Labour's general election campaign with six outdoor rallies taking place all over the UK. Rallies will take place in London,...

Scrapping free school lunches will cost city dearly

Liberal Democrats claim scrapping free school lunches will waste over £500,000 spent upgrading kitchens in Brighton and Hove. Plans by Theresa May to axe free school lunches...

Green MEP tells Tories “There is no cure for love”

Following last weeks revelations that the prospective Conservative candidate for Hove had links to a "gay cures" church network, Keith Taylor, the Green MEP for the South East...

Conservatives choose former LGBT+ activist to fight Brighton Pavilion

Conservatives choose Emma Warman to fight the Brighton Pavilion seat. Originally from West Wales, Emma’s father is an electrician and her mother worked for the NHS. She...
Posted On 10 May 2017

Lucas moves further ahead in new ICM opinion poll

A new ICM opinion poll, published today shows that in the two years since the last General Election, Caroline Lucas has increased her lead in the constituency of Brighton...

BOOK REVIEW: Critical & Experiential : Dimensions in Gender and Sexual Diversity: Previn Karian

There are some profoundly interesting chapters in this book, that challenge as much as inform but anyone with an interest in proud, frank and non-pathologizing discussions of...
Posted On 04 May 2017

Greens to launch LGBT+ manifesto in London church

Greens to commit to making LGBT+ refugees welcome, decent HIV prevention, and rights for all gender identities at manifesto launch.

Sophie Cook says why she wants to represent Brighton Kemptown for Labour

Why the time is right for me to stand for parliament by Sophie Cook.
Posted On 24 Apr 2017